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Assembly Operative

  • Location: Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £11.66 - £14.90 per hour + Permanent after 12 Weeks per hour
  • Job Type:Temp - Perm

Posted about 1 month ago

Metalis are working with a long established company who manufacture precision-machined fabrications and assemblies for the aerospace industries.

They are looking for a assembly fitter to join their expanding team.


  • Assembling precise aircraft components
  • Drilling, countersinking, filing
  • Using manual measuring equipment and hand tools
  • Broad assembly using a range of fasteners
  • Operating a variety of bench top tools
  • Applying surface treatments including paints, alocrom etc.
  • Bonding using sealants and over sealing
  • Low level self-inspection and setting to proven jigs
  • Setting products in jigs and fixtures
  • Working on larger assemblies exclusive to bench work

Qualifications, skills, attributes, experience required:

  • Previous Assembly experience (ideally within precision engineering)
  • Competent in reading and interpreting engineering drawings (advantageous!)
  • Previous experience is a similar field of work
  • Working accurately and methodically following work instructions and SWP's
  • Can be trusted to self-inspect and work under loose supervision

This is a great opportunity to work for a strong engineering business within the aerospace industry.


  • Days only OR Days & Afternoons
  • Monday - Friday
  • £13.45ph - £14.90ph
  • Overtime available at an enhanced rate